The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

Obituaries

January 2, 2009

Kay Ann Jackson

RIDGE FARM — Kay Ann Jackson, 68, of Ridge Farm, and formerly of Paris, passed away at 12:50 a.m. EST Thursday, Jan. 1, 2009, in Union Hospital, Terre Haute, Ind.

She was a homemaker. Kay Ann was an avid duplicate bridge player for many years. She was a Life Master of the American Contract Bridge League, a member of the Paris Duplicate Bridge Club and was a member of the Terre Haute Duplicate Bridge Club for many years. She played euchre weekly in Georgetown.

Mrs. Jackson was born June 27, 1940, in Paris, to the late James and Helen (Sutton) Connery. She married John L. Jackson in Danville. He preceded her in death.

Survivors include her three daughters, Larca L. (Janis) Ludeks of Paris, Lisa S. (Brad) Jackson-Harren of Mattoon and Stacy L. (Carol Scott) Jackson of Swansea; and one granddaughter, Kalee Ann Ludeks of Paris. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and one sister, Susie Connery.

Visitation will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 5, 2009, in Stewart and Carroll Funeral Home in Paris. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 5, at the funeral home. The Rev. O. Eugene Barkley will officiate. Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery in Ridge Farm. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association.

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